A 22-year old woman was killed and 14 others injured, two of them grievously, when two bombs exploded in the Bangalore–Guwahati tri-weekly express here on Thursday. The explosions took place minutes after the train reached Platform No. 9 at the Chennai Central Station at 7.15 a.m. on Thursday.
In a matter of six years, India emerged as the world’s third-largest economy in 2011 from being the tenth largest in 2005, moving ahead of Japan, while the US remained the largest economy closely followed by China, latest figures have revealed.
(BEIJING) — Explosions Wednesday rocked a railway station in China’s far-western minority region of Xinjiang and assailants slashed at arriving passengers with knives, killing three people and injuring 79 in what state media called a premeditated terrorist attack.
H.E. Mr. Nobuhito Hobo, Ambassador of Japan extends his heartiest congratulations to Tokyo Cement Company (Lanka) PLC in recognition of the distinguished service in contributing to the deepening of mutual understanding and friendship between Japan and Sri Lanka.
In his last address on a formal forum, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is expected to make a farewell “speech from the heart” on Wednesday at a meeting of the Planning Commission, recounting the achievements of the United Progressive Alliance government.
Seven States go to the polls today; Sonia and Modi in the fray
Ahead of Wednesday's seventh phase of the Lok Sabha elections for 89 Lok Sabha seats spread across seven states and two Union Territories, the Congress exuded in confidence about returning to power and asserted that the need to support a Third Front does not arise.
Manama: April 29: Minister of Finance cum Minister In-charge of Oil and Gas Affairs Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa described the official visit of President of the Democratic, Social Republic of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa to the Kingdom of Bahrain as a precious opportunity to showcase the Kingdom as a leading regional Islamic and conventional banking hub.
Construction of the infrastructure for the World Expo 2020 is expected to start early next year, according to a statement on Monday by the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), the developer of the Expo2020 site. The bid to host the World Expo 2020 was won by Dubai in November,
Australia’s Prime Minister on Monday announced an expanded search across a huge swathe of seabed where Flight MH370 might have crashed seven weeks ago, admitting it is now “highly unlikely” that any surface wreckage will be found.